Who are the Top UFC Heavyweights of All

Who are the Top UFC Heavyweights of All

Who are the Top UFC Heavyweights of All

After claiming the vacant light-heavyweight belt at UFC 232, he returns to the ring to face challenger Anthony "Lionheart' Smith".

I think it'll be a close fight, but Woodley is at such a high level that I can only see him making the necessary adjustments to get the win through his striking.

Covington previously vowed to "make it a living hell for the UFC" if he wasn't given a title shot, and he seems intent on keeping his word.

He was offered a contract by the UFC, a deal he was not entirely happy with - one that included a weird clause that would force him to fight one bout under the now-defunct World Series of Fighting banner.

And will it could be the beginning of lovely times as fighters such as Israel (Adesanya), Don Madge (South Africa) and Champion Dalcha (DRC) look to follow in his footsteps and bring some titles "home". With him already having won the welterweight gold, Usman's thoughts drifted toward his fellow countrymen capturing UFC gold as well.

"I need great opponents to make big fights", Jones admitted.

"If you watch the tape, I was actually kind of shocked by it but Herb asked him a few times whether he was OK and didn't hear anything, so I was wondering whether he really was out".

Ben Askren produced a thrilling come-from-behind victory on his UFC debut against former UFC champion Robbie Lawler. The heart and will power of Lawler has been the difference in many of his fights. The fight went to the fifth and Jones maintained the same pace. Some of the biggest stars in the sport will be taking to the octagon, including the controversial yet undeniably talented Jon "Bones" Jones. previews some of the biggest fights and odds from this weekends' UFC action.

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This is a classic case of a technical striker vs a brawler. This is the toughest fight Askren's career to date and one where a lot of questions will be answered.

Diego Sanchez vs Mickey Gall, Cody Stamann vs Alejandro Perez, Misha Cirkunov vs Johnny Walker, Jeremy Stephens vs Zabi Magomedsharipov.

"Once we emigrated, I had to assimilate and partake in the sports that were big in the U.S., and I found wrestling, and that is when I realised what I wanted to do", said Usman.

There are some UFC fighters that crossover and reach casual fight fans - or non-MMA fans.

Woodley also wonders why USADA wouldn't just test him earlier in the day, instead of costing the fighter some money. "But when it comes to mixing this s-- up, I'm the best f--ing welterweight on the planet right now".

I can't wait for tonight!

"I think that's the pressure".

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